Charlotte, NC, January 9, 2017– Champion announced that it was extending its partnership with Cole Glasson through the 2017 race season. Cole became part of #teamchampion in 2016 when he made it to the finalist round of their annual Search for a Champion contest http://sfac.championautoparts.com/ and was awarded his first sponsorship with Champion. Cole was able to represent the superior products of Champion both on and off the track and continued the partnership into 2017. “I am super excited to continue to have Champion by my side as I enter my second season in the NASCAR Whelen All American Series. We had a great year and accomplished a lot, but we are really looking forward to 2017”, said 16 year old Glasson. MPM Marketing is finalizing plans for Cole in the 2017 season and those will be announced soon.